Table 2

Mean weight of all singleton births and in the four Townsend quartiles together with the difference in mean weight between the lower (least deprived) and upper (most deprived) quartiles

Townsend material deprivation score
YearMean weight all birthsLower quartile (LQ)Mid-lower quartileMid-upper quartileUpper quartile (UQ)Difference in g (LQ−UQ)
199033913457343533593316141
19913408343634493407334294
199234223456342734463356100
199333943447341334213298149
199434173484343434253329155
199534093480345533963313167
199634063483341834033332151
199733993473343633963305168
199834133497342634163330167
199934163497345033983339158
200034343494342434633375119
200134073463342534253337126